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About the Robina Dental Group

Robina Dental Group strives to provide high quality dental care to its clients and employs suitably qualified, experienced and skilled clinical and non-clinical staff in order to achieve this.

Dr Stephen Valentine - Principal Dentist

The team at Robina Dental Group is led by Dr Stephen Valentine. Steve has spent the majority of his career providing dental care to the people of the Gold Coast. He graduated from the University of Queensland in 1995 and spent a short period with the public health service before entering the private sector, where he practised for two years in Tweed Heads and Mudgeeraba. Steve was then appointed as the Senior School Dentist responsible for the dental health of school children from Coolangatta to Miami and inland to the Numinbah Valley. Following this challenging and extremely rewarding experience, Steve opened Galleon Way Dental Surgery in Currumbin where he has been providing dental care for over 10 years.

Due to the high demand for the quality dental care provided by Steve and his team, it became necessary to expand into the larger, state of the art practice now operating at Robina.

Steve has two boys and enjoys playing tennis, cycling, fishing and coaching junior soccer at Palm Beach.

Dr Mark Taylor - BDS London; M Clin Dent Queensland

Dr Mark Taylor has been practising dentistry over 25 years. His special focus area is placing and restoring dental implants. He has been providing the full range of dental implant treatments and aesthetic solutions for over 15 years, here on the Gold Coast and London.

Dr Taylor was among the first ten dentists in Australia to undertake the pioneering Clinical Dental Implant Masters programme at Griffith University’s School of Oral Health on the Gold coast. It covered both the surgical and restorative aspects of implant treatments. He successfully gained the registrable qualification, Masters in Clinical Dental Implants after completing the two year Masters program.

Dr Mark Taylor first qualified as a dentist in 1990 at the prestigious Royal London Medical and Dental Hospital in the University of London, U.K. The next year in 1991 he gained the ” Vocational Training Award” at the Charring Cross Hospital postgraduate centre, London, U.K.

In 1997, Dr Taylor and his wife moved to Australia and settled on the Gold Coast. He established himself and became a principal at a prestigious Southport practice. He was based there for about 17 years during which time he sold up to a corporate group. Dr Taylor has now chosen to work independently which gives him the freedom to provide his patients with the highest quality of care and treatment.

As such he has moved to Robina Dental Group where he is providing the full range of dental implant treatments and dental care.

Dr Taylor’s professional development (CPD) is extensive. He consistently keeps abreast of the latest advancements in dental implant technology and treatments in the industry. His extensive skills and interest areas include Immediate Molar Replacement with Max Implants and Advanced Bone Grafting techniques utilising the latest equipment including “Piezo-surgery” for non traumatic implant surgery.

Dr Mark Taylor is a highly esteemed member of the:

Outside of work Dr. Mark Taylor & his family enjoy playing tennis, going for long walks on the beach & travelling to new destinations in Australia and overseas.

Support Staff

Sharlene - Operations Manager

Lindsay - Receptionist/Dental Assistant

Ange - Dental Assistant

Juanita - Receptionist